05601601 is referenced by 376 patents and cites 9 patents.

Hand-held surgical assembly for use in performing a laparoscopic medical procedure, comprising a housing. An actuator tube having a bore therein is slidably mounted in the housing. A handle operated mechanism is carried by the housing for causing reciprocatory movement of the actuator tube assembly within the housing.

Title
Hand held surgical device
Application Number
806666
Publication Number
5601601
Application Date
July 29, 1994
Publication Date
February 11, 1997
Inventor
Robert D Berkowitz
Menlo Park
CA, US
Jeffrey E Holmes
San Jose
CA, US
Jeffrey J Christian
San Jose
CA, US
Michael J Orth
San Jose
CA, US
Michael Hogendijk
Sunnyvale
CA, US
Elisha A Tal
San Francisco
CA, US
Agent
Flehr Hohbach Test Albritton & Herbert
Assignee
Unisurge Holdings
GA, US
IPC
A61B 17/34
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